Seven weeks into the 2021 NFL season, Aaron Rodgers remains to be on prime of his sport.
Through the up-and-down offseason, it appeared that Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have been headed for a divorce and he even considered retiring earlier than ultimately reporting to coaching camp in July.
After a blowout loss in opposition to the Saints in Week 1, Rodgers and the Packers have rolled to 6 straight victories and are one win away from overtaking the No. 1 seed within the NFC. Inexperienced Bay will sq. off in opposition to the undefeated Arizona Cardinals on “Thursday Night time Soccer.”
On Tuesday, Rodgers made his weekly look on “The Pat McAfee Present” and informed McAfee and co-host A.J. Hawk, a former teammate and shut good friend of Rodgers, that he has a “nice teaching employees that I like” and “I’m nonetheless in Inexperienced Bay and having the time of my life.”
“Clearly profitable cures a whole lot of that,” Rodgers added.
By six video games, Rodgers – the reigning MVP – has 1,710 passing yards with 15 touchdowns and solely three interceptions. Because the season continues, Rodgers is aware of to not take something with no consideration.
“Life is about perspective and I’m simply day by day counting the blessings that I’ve in life and simply have a lot gratitude for these moments and for the truth that I’m 37, I’m nonetheless taking part in, nonetheless taking part in at a excessive stage, and nonetheless get to have enjoyable moments every week, together with on this present,” Rodgers mentioned.